If he wins 3 more fights with at least 2 by KO over guys like Barnett, JDS and a guy like Bigfoot or Miocic then I could see him getting the next shot. Other than Werdum and Browne no one at HW had really separated themselves from the pack of contenders.
"All I guarantee is Violence" Wanderlei Silva
HW Fedor, Mir, Cormier
LHW Wanderlei, Shogun, T. Silva
WW Diaz, Swick, Kampmann
LW Gomi, Pettis, Alverez, Khabib N.